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Join us at our inclusive Family Section regional seminars where our events will examine recent developments and consider the implications for our teams and, of course, your clients and other things.
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Oxfordshire County Council’s legal team could be saying a permanent goodbye to filing after successfully completing their first ‘paperless’ case.
In the second installment on emotional health for lawyers, Julian Hall takes a look at the behaviours that undermine our sense of wellbeing
Following her keynote speech at the Advocacy Section’s ‘Art of Good Advocacy’ seminar in April, we speak to Lady Justice Macur about vulnerable witness training, the importance of continual learning for advocates, and the common mistakes she sees solicitor advocates making – and how you can avoid them.
As he takes office, we speak to new Law Society president Robert Bourns about his thoughts on the state of advocacy in 2016, QASA, the long-term negative ‘campaign’ questioning the adequacy of solicitor advocates, and more…
Soraya Pascoe discusses how she handled an LiP giving evidence against her client in the Family Court, and the steps she took to keep proceedings on an even keel.
As a Section member, you're entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand
This event will provide practical advice on setting up your own firm
This webinar, inclusive in Family Section membership for 2016, will give a practical overview and advocacy tips, including on threshold, evidence, fact-finding and expert witnesses. Listen now!
The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service outlines responsibilities for preparting the court bundle where the applicant is unrepresented
The Law Society’s Library lists pension sharing precedents
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Regulator intervenes into practice of Dianna Lee, also known as Dianna Gerald, Donna Gerald, Diana Gerhold and Diane Glackin.
Manchester practice shocked by ‘racist’ response to ad for family law services.
Law Commission suggests legislation is not keeping pace with social change.
HMCTS digital director Kevin Gallagher says technology is a key enabler in civil reforms.